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Via Rail

Railroad NameVia Rail Canada
Logo FilenameVIA Rail Canada Logo.svg
Logo Size230
System MapViaRailNetworkMap.png
Map Size300
Map CaptionVia Rail system map
MarksVIA
LocaleCanada
Start Year1978
Metric1
End YearPresent
Hq CityMontreal, Quebec

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Via Rail Canada (c-eniconˈviə; generally shortened to Via Rail or Via; styled corporately as VIA Rail Canada) is an independent crown corporation offering intercity passenger rail services in Canada. It is headquartered near Montreal Central Station at 3 Place Ville-Marie in Montreal, Quebec.

Via Rail operates 480 trains in eight Canadian provinces (exceptions are Newfoundland and Labrador and Prince Edward Island) over a network of 14000 km (8699.2 mi) of track, almost all of which is owned and operated by CN Rail. Via carries approximately 4.3 million passengers annually, the majority on routes along the Quebec City Windsor Corridor.


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